The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 72 65 37
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -28
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 11 21 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.48% 2.66% 5.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.68% 3.25% 7.48%
Number of salaries quoted 8 19 26
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Unit Testing
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the North East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
653 646 575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 87.89% 81.77% 78.77%
Number of salaries quoted 565 532 486
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,232
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £46,983 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the North East region.

Unit Testing Salary Trend in the North East

Unit Testing
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the North East region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -9 10 £35,000 -12.50% 6
Northumberland +1 1 £41,500 +38.33%
Unit Testing
England

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the North East region citing Unit Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Unit Testing.

1 30 (93.75%) .NET
2 26 (81.25%) MVC
3 25 (78.13%) Microsoft
3 25 (78.13%) SQL Server
3 25 (78.13%) Web Services
4 24 (75.00%) C#
5 21 (65.63%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (62.50%) JavaScript
6 20 (62.50%) ASP.NET
7 19 (59.38%) Git (software)
8 17 (53.13%) REST
8 17 (53.13%) IIS
8 17 (53.13%) Finance
9 16 (50.00%) SQL
9 16 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (50.00%) Software Engineering
10 14 (43.75%) Microsoft Azure
11 13 (40.63%) Waterfall
12 12 (37.50%) Heroku
12 12 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
12 12 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
12 12 (37.50%) SaaS
12 12 (37.50%) Multithreading
12 12 (37.50%) JIRA
12 12 (37.50%) QA
12 12 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
12 12 (37.50%) Use Case
12 12 (37.50%) Release Management
12 12 (37.50%) Visual Studio
12 12 (37.50%) MS Excel

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the North East region citing Unit Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Unit Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (53.13%) IIS
2 12 (37.50%) MS Exchange
3 3 (9.38%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 12 (37.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (43.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (37.50%) Heroku
2 12 (37.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (37.50%) HTTP
1 12 (37.50%) SSL
2 2 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (78.13%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.63%) DB2
3 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.13%) MS Access
4 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.13%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (3.13%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 19 (59.38%) Git (software)
2 12 (37.50%) JIRA
2 12 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (37.50%) Visual Studio
3 4 (12.50%) Bitbucket
4 3 (9.38%) MSTest
4 3 (9.38%) NUnit
5 2 (6.25%) git-flow
6 1 (3.13%) Rational Rose
General
1 17 (53.13%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Games
2 1 (3.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (65.63%) Developer
2 11 (34.38%) C# Developer
3 8 (25.00%) Software Engineer
4 7 (21.88%) C# Software Developer
5 6 (18.75%) Cloud Developer
5 6 (18.75%) Cloud Software Developer
5 6 (18.75%) Lead C# Developer
5 6 (18.75%) Lead Developer
5 6 (18.75%) Lead Software Developer
5 6 (18.75%) Principal Developer
5 6 (18.75%) Software Developer
6 5 (15.63%) .NET Developer
6 5 (15.63%) Senior Developer
6 5 (15.63%) Senior Software Developer
7 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (12.50%) C# Software Engineer
7 4 (12.50%) VB Software Engineer
8 3 (9.38%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (9.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (93.75%) .NET
2 25 (78.13%) Web Services
3 20 (62.50%) ASP.NET
4 17 (53.13%) REST
5 8 (25.00%) jQuery
6 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (21.88%) XML
7 6 (18.75%) Razor View Engine
8 5 (15.63%) .NET Framework
8 5 (15.63%) Entity Framework
8 5 (15.63%) HTML
8 5 (15.63%) SOAP
9 4 (12.50%) CSS
9 4 (12.50%) CSS3
9 4 (12.50%) Handlebars
9 4 (12.50%) HTML5
10 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (9.38%) Autofac
10 3 (9.38%) Classic ASP
11 1 (3.13%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 12 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.25%) Internet of Things
2 2 (6.25%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) Windows
1 5 (15.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (81.25%) MVC
2 21 (65.63%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 13 (40.63%) Waterfall
5 12 (37.50%) CRM
5 12 (37.50%) ERP
5 12 (37.50%) Multithreading
5 12 (37.50%) Release Management
5 12 (37.50%) Use Case
6 10 (31.25%) Line Management
6 10 (31.25%) OO
6 10 (31.25%) Product Management
6 10 (31.25%) Project Management
7 6 (18.75%) SDLC
7 6 (18.75%) Service Delivery
8 5 (15.63%) SOA
8 5 (15.63%) Systems Analysis
9 4 (12.50%) Microservices
10 3 (9.38%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 24 (75.00%) C#
2 20 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 16 (50.00%) SQL
4 5 (15.63%) Progress 4GL
4 5 (15.63%) RPG
4 5 (15.63%) RPG III
4 5 (15.63%) RPG IV
5 4 (12.50%) T-SQL
5 4 (12.50%) VB
5 4 (12.50%) VB6
6 3 (9.38%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.13%) XPath
7 1 (3.13%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (37.50%) QA
Vendors
1 25 (78.13%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.63%) IBM
3 1 (3.13%) SAP
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Go Partnership.
Salary: From £40,000 to £53,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
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Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £37,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Hainton Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 25 Days Holiday, Death in Service, Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 25 Days Holiday, Benefits, Bonus
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